Varjo streams VR from AWS

The idea of virtual presence in a mission-critical design review or development process sounds like science fiction. It was. It was until Helsinki-based Varjo brought cloud streaming to its Reality Cloud platform and moved the company toward its vision of real-life collaboration into the metaverse. “Being able to achieve the same quality experience through Varjo Reality Cloud with less powerful … Read more

Eyes Wide Open

Streaming services and theatrical releases increasingly present opportunities for great video content creators around the globe.

The gaming market is huge and takes no prisoners

As the headlines and some investors' money slowly fades, and the echoes of share price surge from the GameStop revolt bubble continue to reverberate, the PC gaming market is worth about $35 billion and growing at about 5%, while the mobile gaming market has lower ASPs, but orders of magnitude more players and is projected to grow 20% and reach $120 billion by the … Read more


(Source: “The Terminal”, Dreamworks) “You don't qualify for asylum, refugee status, temporary protective status, humanitarian parole, non-immigration work travel visa, you at this time are simply “unacceptable.”—Frank Dixon, “The Terminal,” Dreamworks, 2004 In a lot of ways, our country’s—and actually every country’s—handling of the diversity issue is a lot like the way cities/towns here in Silicon Valley (and your area) … Read more

Ad Shift

Source: “Mad Men,” Lionsgate “It wasn't a lie, it was ineptitude with insufficient cover.” – Don Draper, “Mad Men,” Lionsgate, 2007-2015 At a boat christening party not long ago our proud new owner/client friend—complete in blue blazer and white pants was stepping from the boat to the dock when the wake of a passing boat made his boat shift…a lot. … Read more